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  • Jay Z Is Under Investigation By The NFL

    05/27/2013 5:59:20 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 5 replies
    sheknows.com ^ | 5/26/13 | Donna Martin
    Last month, we learned that Jay-Z, husband of American Idol guest star, Beyonce Knowles was planning to sell his one-percent ownership share of the Nets so he could pursue becoming a sports agent. And now, less than a month into his new business venture, he’s under investigation by the NFL! What’s going on? You’ll have to take the jump to find out! Jay-Z’s original plan for his new company, Roc Nation Sports Agency, was to let agents within the company take care of the day-to-day business and to negotiate contracts with the athletes. But according to the Inquisitr, Jay-Z may...
  • Dallas police lieutenant Regina Smith ... under scrutiny for rap video, website

    11/27/2012 10:25:55 PM PST · by smokingfrog · 26 replies
    dallasnews.com ^ | 11-27-12 | Tanya Eiserer
    A lieutenant in the Dallas Police Department who goes by the name “Lucille Baller” when she promotes herself as a recording artist promises to shoot anyone who messes with her in a rap song that was posted on her website. “Don’t push Ms. Lucy because you won’t like the consequences,” Dallas Police Lt. Regina Smith raps on the recording. “Mess with me or I will shoot a [expletive] cuz Lucille Baller, she been to hell and back.” Smith, who oversees burglary and theft detectives at the Southwest and Northwest patrol investigative units, will likely face an internal affairs investigation over...
  • Lil Wayne Passes An All-Time Elvis Presley Hot 100 Mark [Cultural Degeneration]

    09/27/2012 6:57:34 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 119 replies
    Billboard.com ^ | 9/27/12 | Gary Trust
    ... when it comes to the artist with the most Billboard Hot 100 hits, Elvis Presley**'s longstanding record total gives way to a new stats king: Lil Wayne**. As he debuts as a featured artist (with Chris Brown**, Tyga** and Wiz Khalifa**) on Game**'s aptly titled "Celebration" at No. 82, the superstar rapper rewrites the mark for the most Hot 100 chart visits. Now with 109 entries, Weezy passes Elvis Presley, who totaled 108 between the chart's 1958 launch and 2003.
  • Russell Simmons' Hypocritical NRA Slam

    07/28/2012 12:56:51 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 18 replies
    Big Hollywood ^ | July 28, 2012 | Harold Hutchison
    Russell Simmons recently unleashed a broadside against the NRA in the wake of the tragic Aurora shooting. In that tirade, Simmons went full-bore against the Second Amendment: “[T]he NRA has been successful at blocking attempts to pass reasonable legislation that would require background checks at gun-shows (currently there are none), as well as blocking people on the terror watch list and those who are mentally unstable from obtaining guns and putting an end to the sale of accessories like 100 round drums. They are also the group behind the "Stand Your Ground" law that George Zimmerman claims protects him from...
  • Rap Mogul Set For Trial in Laundering Case

    11/14/2005 10:37:05 PM PST · by WestVirginiaRebel · 3 replies · 153+ views
    ABC News ^ | 11-14-05 | WestVirginiaRebel
    NEW YORK-When a brash disc jockey named Irving Lorenzo decided to call himself "Irv Gotti" and start a music label called Murder Inc. in the late 1990s, he said it was all about selling records. Records by stars like Ashanti and Ja rule sold in the millions, turning Lorenzo into a rap mogul.The problem, according to federal authorities, was that his gangster persona wasn't mere hype.
  • Useful Idiots? Some On Right May Want Air America To Stick Around

    09/18/2005 9:40:41 PM PDT · by chuckpez · 9 replies · 525+ views
    The Radio Equalizer- Brian Maloney ^ | September 19th, 2005 | Brian Maloney
    Of our efforts to expose Air America's sleazy Enron-like corporate behavior, is it safe to assume conservatives are united in support? To a point, yes. There certainly are some, though, who'd rather not see this investigative effort become too successful. That's because the liberal radio network's programming has gone so far off the deep left end, it's now a GOP gold mine. By the same token, would Republicans want Rep. Jim McDermott of Seattle, or Sen. Ted Kennedy defeated? While having no impact on national political trends, the moonbat wing of the Democrat party provides a bounty of choice quotes...
  • Rap feud in 50 Cent's G-Unit crew

    03/02/2005 9:41:25 AM PST · by Drew68 · 38 replies · 1,730+ views
    BBC ^ | 02Mar. 05
    Rap feud in 50 Cent's G-Unit crew US rap star 50 Cent has said he has thrown protege The Game out of his G-Unit gang in a feud that has apparently involved two shootings. In a radio interview on Monday, 50 Cent said the newcomer was disloyal in conflicts with other rappers. A man was shot in the thigh outside New York's Hot 97 studios while 50 Cent was on air. More shots were fired outside his management offices two hours later. 50 Cent appeared on The Game's debut album, which was number one in the US. 50 Cent, whose...
  • CBS won't forbid anti-war talk during Grammys

    02/22/2003 10:38:22 PM PST · by kattracks · 38 replies · 328+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 2/23/03 | Jennifer Harper
    <p>Iraq may prove to be the big star at tonight's Grammy awards, broadcast live at 8 p.m. on CBS from Madison Square Garden in New York City.</p> <p>Contrary to rumor, the network will not attempt to silence any anti-war statements from singers, songwriters, musicians and assorted artistes as they parade onstage to accept the nation's most coveted music awards.</p>